Another day, another tweet notification from the Leafs Twitter account that quickly turns anticipation into disappointment. Certainly not a feeling us Leafs fans can identify with.
The NHL announced updates to their 2020-21 schedule on Sunday, presumably to shoehorn this week’s postponed Canadiens games back into the schedule:
The @NHL has announced updates to the Leafs schedule
TOR at WPG, scheduled for April 21 at 8 p.m., will now start at 7 p.m.
MTL at TOR, scheduled for May 7, is now scheduled for May 6 at 7 p.m.
TOR at OTT, scheduled for May 5, is now scheduled for May 10 at 8 p.m. https://t.co/1BSGtIOuzV
— Toronto Maple Leafs (@MapleLeafs) March 28, 2021
As laid out above, the changes impact three Leafs games, with one time slot change (TOR @ WPG, moving the game back an hour to have it start at the right and natural time of 7PM ET) and two game date changes (MTL @ TOR moves from May 7 to May 6, TOR @ OTT moves from May 5 to May 10).
The good thing about the first date change is that it takes a back-to-back off the Leafs’ schedule. The Leafs were scheduled to play Montreal on Friday and Saturday that week, but now will face …
Author: Mark Norman / The Leafs Nation